Welcoming lounge with wood burner effect gas fire
Relax in the lounge with original features
Grade II listed welcoming hallway
Farmhouse kitchen with Rayburn
Enjoy a family breakfast together
Bright farmhouse kitchen
Well-equipped spacious kitchen
Beautiful kitchen window seat with views over the garden
Wide grade II listed staircase and work area
Spacious landing with local maps and reading area
Bright king-size master bedroom
King-size master bedroom with Chaise Longue
Colourful double bedroom with views over the garden
Plenty of storage room in the double bedroom
Stylish and contemporary bathroom
Shower over the bath
Loft conversion second lounge with panoramic views over the countryside
Large second lounge with access to the bathroom
Relax in the spacious loft conversion lounge
Terraced back garden
Enjoy a cuppa in the back garden
Relax in the private back garden
A friendly welcome
Front view of the cottage
Embrace the view from the cottage
The fields behind the cottage
Countryside views from cottage
1 / 27  Welcoming lounge with wood burner effect gas fire
2 / 27  Relax in the lounge with original features
3 / 27  Grade II listed welcoming hallway
4 / 27  Farmhouse kitchen with Rayburn
5 / 27  Enjoy a family breakfast together
6 / 27  Bright farmhouse kitchen
7 / 27  Well-equipped spacious kitchen
8 / 27  Beautiful kitchen window seat with views over the garden
9 / 27  Wide grade II listed staircase and work area
10 / 27  Spacious landing with local maps and reading area
11 / 27  Bright king-size master bedroom
12 / 27  King-size master bedroom with Chaise Longue
13 / 27  Colourful double bedroom with views over the garden
14 / 27  Plenty of storage room in the double bedroom
15 / 27  Stylish and contemporary bathroom
16 / 27  Shower over the bath
17 / 27  Loft conversion second lounge with panoramic views over the countryside
18 / 27  Large second lounge with access to the bathroom
19 / 27  Relax in the spacious loft conversion lounge
20 / 27  Terraced back garden
21 / 27  Enjoy a cuppa in the back garden
22 / 27  Relax in the private back garden
23 / 27  A friendly welcome
24 / 27  Front view of the cottage
25 / 27  Embrace the view from the cottage
26 / 27  The fields behind the cottage
27 / 27  Countryside views from cottage

Rockery House Cottage,

Shap, Lake District
Sleeps 4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms 2
Change Fri
Dogs allowed 1
4
star
Enclosed garden / patio
Internet access
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Family friendly
Towels included
6 more

At a glance

  • Positioned in the village of Shap, known locally as the Gateway to the Fells and Lakes
  • Shap village offers public outdoor heated swimming pool, tennis courts and a selection of pubs and shops
  • The perfect romantic getaway in a Grade II listed character property with original features
  • The Eden valley is a great location for walking and cycling
  • Easy access to the UNESCO World Heritage Site, Hadrians wall, or head to the Lake District just a short drive away
  • Ideal for people who enjoy being active outdoors and want to return to comfort and tranquillity
Property code: 74159

This attractive Grade II listed period property has been given a stylish and contemporary update to create a relaxing retreat in the Eden District village of Shap.

Perfectly situated in the village of Shap, a short drive away from the Lake District National Park. Shap is situated with easy access for a day trips further afield to the Yorkshire Dales or Edinburgh. Those looking for an adventure will find a range of outdoor pursuits on offer from water sports on Lake Windermere, to hiking in the mountains, climbing, or even canyoning and ghyll scrambling. For visitors who want to enjoy the area’s unique landscape from a more leisurely perspective, there are many miles of scenic lakeside walks to be enjoyed, as well as cruises on the lake, perhaps stopping for lunch at Ambleside or Bowness. There are many properties in the area, Hill Top, former home to Beatrix Potter and Dove Cottage where William Wordsworth once lived.

The large front door of this cottage leads into the spacious hallway with plenty of room for boots, coats and dog leads. This leads into a grand and impressive, large open hallway with a staircase that definitely has the wow factor. Settled alongside the staircase is a desk, and soft seating area. The lounge has retained many original features with large picture window, panelling and ceiling rose, combined with sumptuous furnishings and wood burner effect gas fire make it a great room to relax in after a day’s exploring and watch a film on the TV/DVD or listen to music on the iPod dock. The farmhouse kitchen/diner with large oak dining table seating six offers everything guests will need to prepare their favourite meals, including an electric oven and hob, Rayburn, dishwasher, fridge, microwave and Dulce Gusto coffee machine. The kitchen leads into a pantry with additional storage space and freezer. Upstairs on the first floor, the large landing has a seating area with local maps and wide selection of reading material. The spacious master bedroom has a king-size bed and Chaise Longue. The bathroom has a shower over bath and WC and the second bedroom has double bed and plenty of storage space. Head up the steep narrow steps onto the second floor and into the loft conversion, second lounge with fantastic views over the countryside and bright colourful seating which is great for spending time relaxing after a day in the Lakes. There is also a shower room on this floor with shower and WC.

Outside the property is a private, split level, enclosed garden with patio and garden furniture, perfect for al fresco dining. There is private parking in front of the property for one car, and additional roadside parking available, subject to availability.

Dogs fees are charged per dog at £20 for up to 7 nights, £40 for up to 14 nights and an additional £20 for every week or part week thereafter.

  • 2 bedrooms – 1 king-size and 1 double
  • 1 bathroom and 1 shower room
  • Electric oven and hob, Rayburn, microwave, Dulce Gusto coffee machine, fridge and dishwasher
  • Pantry with freezer
  • Electric and central heating included
  • Off-road parking for 1 car, further roadside parking available
  • Wi-Fi included
  • 1 dog welcome
  • Shop and pub within walking distance
  • Storage for bicycles available
  • TV/DVD and iPod dock in lounge
  • Regret no children under 6 years old

This property joined our collection in the last 12 months and is managed by Holly.

Welcoming lounge with wood burner effect gas fire
Relax in the lounge with original features
Grade II listed welcoming hallway
Farmhouse kitchen with Rayburn
Enjoy a family breakfast together
Bright farmhouse kitchen
Well-equipped spacious kitchen
Beautiful kitchen window seat with views over the garden
Wide grade II listed staircase and work area
Spacious landing with local maps and reading area
Bright king-size master bedroom
Show 15 moreKing-size master bedroom with Chaise Longue

Location

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